Ok so I know it’s only January and Me-Made May is still 3 months away, but I’m already starting my planning! You see, I love participating in MMM every year — it’s such a great way to connect with the larger sewing community — but this May will present a few me-made challenges for me.… Read More Is January too early to plan for Me-Made-May?
It wasn’t too long ago that we all trucked it out to California for our friend Leslie’s wedding. Well, in September we get to do it again. This time, my brother is getting married in Florida. We’re headed down there with the whole fam, including Obaachan and Mimi and Papa. I am once again making… Read More Planning: My vacation capsule wardrobe
With the debut of Named Pattern’s Jamie Jeans last fall, sewing jeans seems to be the trendy thing to do in 2014. Kelly made an awesome pair of Jamie Jeans at the end of 2013, Lisa killed it with Jalie 2908, Alida sewed two pairs during Project Sewn, and Melissa and Sabra are hosting an… Read More Should I do it?
What can I say? I’m a planner. Sometimes I go a little overboard with the planning, but it can help to focus me when I have a million projects and ideas floating around in my head. Last year a made a list of sewing projects to tackle in 2013. I actually completed a surprising number… Read More 2014 Sewing Goals
Well, I accomplished absolutely NO sewing for the second day of KCW! I wasn’t completely unproductive from a creative point of view, but I didn’t sew a single seam. So instead, I thought I’d give you a glimpse of some of my projects in the pipeline. For every finished project that I post, I probably… Read More KCW Summer 2013 Day 2: In the Works